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I want to! by Mary-Anne Hampton, Sam Wilson, Pippa Serritslev

This cute little baby knows exactly what she wants. She wants to eat, she wants to play, and she wants to read a book with Mama!

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 13 April 2019 by Sam Wilson (writer), Mary-Anne Hampton (illustrator) and Pippa Serritslev (designer). Edited by Robert Plummer.

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Shhhhh! by Alex Latimer, Anita van der Merwe, Sam Wilson

Shh! Baby is asleep! Why is everyone making so much noise?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 13 April 2019 by Sam Wilson (writer), Alex Latimer (illustrator) and Anita van der Merwe (designer).

Edited by Robert Plummer.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 13 April 2019

Check it out! Eleven brand new books were created in just twelve hours at this event.

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You, Yes You! by Annika Brandow, Wilna Combrinck and Sam Wilson

Hi! I’m fighting a monster, and I need you to help me. Yes, you!

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 14 April 2018 by Sam Wilson (writer), Annika Brandow (illustrator), Wilna Combrinck (designer). Edited by Lisa Treffry-Goatley.

Tig’s World by Dorian Dutrieux, Sam Wilson and Kitso Sedumedi

If the world is round, why don’t the people on the bottom fall off? Tig’s mom has one answer, and her dad has another. Who’s telling the truth?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 2 December 2017 by Sam Wilson (writer), Dorian Dutrieux (illustrator), Kitso Sedumedi (designer). Edited by Carla Lever.

Book Dash Cape Town, 2 December 2017

On the 2nd of December 2017, 50+ creatives came together to address the issue of poor access to culturally relevant books for young children in Africa. Twelve teams of three each work collaboratively to create a brand new storybook in just 12 hours.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 19 November 2016

On the 19th of November, Book Dash alumni from across South Africa came to Cape Town. Their mission? Work together to create more, beautiful African storybooks in just 12 hours.

 

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Goldfish Genius by Chenél Ferreira, Sam Wilson and Thea Nicole de Klerk

Neo’s new goldfish is a genius. But when Neo goes outside to play, the goldfish tries to follow her and ends up going on an incredible adventure.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town on 19 November 2016 by Sam Wilson (writer), Thea Nicole de Klerk (illustrator) and Chenél Ferreira (designer). Edited by Ester Levinrad.

Springloaded by Chenél Ferreira, Sam Wilson and Thea Nicole de Klerk

Neo’s father is an inventor. When he invents a helicopter hat and flies away, Neo decides to make an invention of her own.

Created at Book Dash Cape Town 5 March 2016 by  Sam Wilson (writer), Thea Nicole de Klerk (illustrator) and Chenél Ferreira (designer). Edited by Judith Browne.

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  • English (en)
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The Elephant in the Room by Arthur Attwell, Michael Tymbios, Sam Wilson and Thomas Pepler

Lindi finds a very large elephant in her room. But is it really there if no one else believes in it?

Created at Book Dash Cape Town 28 June 2014 by  Sam Wilson (writer), Michael Tymbios (illustrator), Thomas Pepler and Arthur Attwell (designers).

Book Dash Cape Town, 5 March 2016

On Saturday 5 March, teams of professional writers, illustrators and designers gathered at Cape Town’s Centre for the Book to create beautiful children’s books in just twelve hours.

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Book Dash Cape Town, 28 June 2014

Our second Book Dash saw ten teams working for 12 hours at Cape Town Central Library. The space buzzed with creative energy as each team created a story from scratch.

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